Accessibility Policy

Anti-Corruption and Bribery Policy (including gifts and hospitality)

Anti-Fraud Policy and Procedure

Attendance (Pupils)

Behaviour Policy (including Rewards, Sanctions and Exclusions Procedures)

Careers Education, Information, Advice and Guidance Policy

Charging and Remissions Policy

Complaints Policy and Procedure

Conflicts of Interests Policy

Curriculum Policy

Data Protection Policy (including subject access requests, retention and destruction of data and CCTV)

Early Years Foundation Stage Policy

Educational Visits and Outdoor Learning

Equal Opportunities (Staff)

Equalities Policy

E-Safety Policy

Ethical Leadership Policy

Financial Regulations

Financial Scheme Of Delegation

Freedom of Information Policy and Publication Scheme

GAG Pooling and Reserves

Governance Scheme of Delegation

Health and Safety Policy

Home Academy Agreement

Medical Conditions Policy

Modern Slavery Statement

Peer on Peer Abuse (Anti Bullying)

Privacy Notices

Procurement and Competitive Tendering

Pupil Premium Policy

Reasonable Force Policy (Use of)

Relationships and Health Education (Primary)

Relationships, Sex and Health Education (Secondary)

Safeguarding and Child Protection Policy

Safer Recruitment Policy

Special Educational Needs and Disability Policy

Social Media Policy

Visitors Policy

Whistleblowing Policy

In addition to the policies above, we have issued two policy addenda relating to specific areas of our work during the Covid-19 pandemic:

Safeguarding (June 2020)

Safeguarding (September 2020)

Data protection (July 2020)

During the pandemic, we are also following appropriate government guidance in all areas. Please visit in order to view the latest guidance.


We are the Admissions Authority for all our academies for further details click on the links below

Applying to join one our academies

We have one Admissions Policy to cover all our academies for

Admissions Policy for 2020/2021 – PDF or Word document version

PLEASE NOTE – arrangements for appeals for September 2020 entry have been amended during the Covid-19 pandemic. Please click here to see the relevant amendment to our 2020/21 admissions policy.

Admissions Policy for 2021/2022 – can be viewed here

Adjudication of the OSA in regard to Westbourne Academy September 2019

Admissions policy for 2022/2023

We are currently consulting on our admissions policy for 2022-2023. A DRAFT of the policy can be found here, and details of the consultation can be found here.

How to apply

If you would like to apply to one of our academies (Reception, Year, 3, 7 or 12), then please do so via the Local Authority where you live.

Details of the application process can be found by clicking on the appropriate Local Authority below:

Essex County Council
Norfolk County Council
Nottinghamshire County Council
Sandwell Metropolitan Borough Council
Stoke-on-Trent City Council
Suffolk County Council
Thurrock Council
Walsall Council
Warwickshire County Council